Health & Wellness

Allegheny County Health Department

The official site of the Allegheny County Health Department contains current news on all local health topics.

Allegheny County Rx

Allegheny County Rx provides a prescription discount card that can be used by all Allegheny County residents and offers an average savings of 22% off the retail price of commonly prescribed drugs.

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America provides information regarding Alzheimer's disease and resources to help caregivers.

Center for Aging and Population Health

The mission of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Aging and Population Health is to promote healthy lifestyles and disease prevention in the older adult population of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania through education, research, and public service.

Clinical Trials

A registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. Clinical Trials gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.

Hearing Loss Association of America

The Hearing Loss Association of America is the leading membership and advocacy organization for Americans with hearing loss issues.

Medicare Online Service

This is the official U.S. government Medicare website which contains information and resources for people with Medicare.

Medicare Nursing Home Comparison

Compare nursing homes in your area with the online nursing home comparison from Medicare.

Medicare Rights Center

The Medicare Rights Center is a nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.

MedLine Plus

Medline Plus is a good place to start when you need answers. It is a gold mine of good health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine.


WebMD is one of the best sites for general consumer information on health-related issues and advice.